'At once a reference work to be returned to repeatedly and a book that can be read from cover to cover.' Huston Smith, author of The World's Religions
--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
About the Author
Mircea Eliade founded the modern study of the history of religions and wrote many books, including Essential Sacred Writings from Around the World
and The Sacred and the Profane.
Ioan P. Couliano was the professional heir to Mircea Eliade and the author of Out of This World and The Tree of Gnosis.